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24/06/17

19 - 23 June 2017 Harris Academies https://t.co/eEyzKP0QsB

22/06/17

Well done to for their fantastic Ofsted result - 'outstanding' across the board. https://t.co/oaKd6jhWaa

21/06/17

Retweeted From HarrisPrimaryKenley

It's another hot day! Please remember hats, water bottles and sun cream today, especially years 1, 3 and 4, who have PE scheduled for today. https://t.co/iQHSx8dKTJ

21/06/17

Retweeted From Harris Purley

135 amazing Year 7 & Year 8 students received a CREST award in recognition of their work in last term's STEM project https://t.co/Rv93tNu4Jr https://t.co/N36dc7ed2a

21/06/17

Congratulations! https://t.co/8UngweD7mD

21/06/17

Retweeted From Harris Experience

Really fantastic start to our ST13 Summer School! Here are some of our students learning about how language shapes us - really fascinating! https://t.co/5YrtZR5BYc

21/06/17

Retweeted From Harris Experience

Fascinating discussion about organ donation at our Summer School - a room full of bright future scientists! https://t.co/Gs8VKZ7wZu

15/06/17

Retweeted From HarrisBoys'Academy

Thanks to for inviting our boys over to learn how an auction house work, and examine some jewels! https://t.co/7A9dDxcxki

15/06/17

Brilliant Ofsted result for - 'outstanding' in every category. https://t.co/T560aA8TXR

14/06/17

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Interested in a career change? Visit our website to see a list of our open subjects and apply via UCAS today-1TZ! https://t.co/IG8FJ8nOlD

14/06/17

Retweeted From Harris Benson

Lovely to see so many reception parents attending the phonics session. #RWI https://t.co/4BwshcAHx1

14/06/17

Retweeted From WORDfest 15.07.17

GRAFFITI ARTIST WANTED! Do you know a budding young Banksy? Or a graffiti artist who'd like to come and graffiti LIVE during WORDfest? https://t.co/EPvwKLAM5a

14/06/17

Retweeted From HABE Parents Forum

Exciting times as our new school is taking shape! Also preparations for our 3rd Wordfest are in full flow! https://t.co/APUTgGgLqe

14/06/17

Retweeted From Harris Careers

Learning Resources Centre Manager required .Apply now https://t.co/NnJd3fefYb https://t.co/zCQA8PdfQo

14/06/17

Retweeted From HABE Sport

Click to find information on our exciting fundraiser taking place next month! https://t.co/RssP7w5YOj

14/06/17

Retweeted From Harris Fed Languages

Amazing performance from students at the https://t.co/fXhKO615Xx

14/06/17

Retweeted From Harris Bromley

Some amazing practical's going on in Mr Rigby's class last week with Y10. https://t.co/qv7DfRmAvq

14/06/17

Retweeted From HPA Orpington

Today in assembly we thought about whether it is okay to always treat people the same. https://t.co/4SJwqbAI4x

11/06/17

Retweeted From HAGR Performing Arts

year 13 BTEC students auditioning for their Night of the Creative Arts! Final list up on Monday p5! https://t.co/w0Ssffi61T

11/06/17

Great Teachers - thank you so much! https://t.co/2edwXdCiRU

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18/12/2013

Key Stage 2 Results 2013

We are delighted with the Key Stage 2 results achieved by the four Harris Primary Academies which were open in the 2012-2013 academic year.  A huge congratulations to all of the pupils, parents and staff involved.   Of the four Academies, one was in its second year and the others were in their first year.  All of them replaced schools in challenging circumstances.  The results show the significant improvements that were made to children’s education. Some of the highlights are: We improved performance between 2012 and 2013 for every measure that is assessed  We are outperforming the average for other sponsored Academies on every measure Where we are not quite outperforming the national average, we are making good progress towards doing so.  One of the most important factors in a good school is the progress children are able to make through excellent teaching.  The proportion of children making the expected progress at Harris Primary Academies is extremely high – 98% in writing, 89% in reading and 94% in maths.   Sir Robin Bosher, Director of Primary Education at the Harris Federation writes: “In my experience as a Headteacher, children will only thrive at school if they feel consistently happy and safe.  “Especially at such a young age, they need to be treated in the right way for them as individuals and they need to feel motivated by every lesson.  Our teachers, support staff and leaders work extremely hard to make this happen in our Academies and I am very proud of their achievements.   “The results are extremely pleasing and give us a great base to build on in the current academic year.  Of course, there is more to a good education than just good results, but I am delighted that the improvements our Academies are making are showing through in our pupils’ standards.” Sir Dan Moynihan, CEO of the Harris Federation adds: “These superb results reflect the hard work of staff and leaders in each Academy and the exceptional support provided by Sir Robin Bosher and his team of experts in Primary education.  We have a vibrant community of pupils, parents and staff and we are extremely pleased with the progress being made.” Harris Primary Academy Coleraine Park were also praised in a recent article in the Evening Standard.  Click here to read the article in full.   Our Results Percentage Point Increase From 2012 National Average (All Schools) Average (Sponsored Academies) Reading, writing and maths: Level 4+ in all three 75% New measure for 2013 76% 62% Reading, writing and maths: Level 5+ in all three 23% 21% 10% Reading Level 4+ 80% +8% 86% 75% Level 5+ 37% +7% 45% 28% 2 levels of progress 89% +8% 88% 83% Writing Level 4+ 86% +6% 83% 74% Level 5+ 30% +12% 30% 18% 2 levels of progress 98% +6% 91% 88% Maths Level 4+ 86% +14% 85% 76% Level 5+ 34% +9% 41% 26% 2 levels of progress 94% +13% 88% 84% Grammar, punctuation and spelling Level 4+ 67% New measure for 2013 74% 59% Level 5+ 39% 48% 32%  
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6/12/2013

Head of Initial Teacher Training Required

The Harris Federation Teaching School Alliance is seeking to recruit a Head of Initial Teacher Training (Primary & Secondary) to lead our School Direct Programme, wider ITT provision and our Federation CPD programme from April 2014. Harris is a highly successful and growing group of schools currently comprising 27 primary and secondary schools all based in and around London. Harris Federation is a designated NQT awarding body with 25 School Direct Students in training now and an official allocation of 60 training places for September 2014. Our aim, in time, is to become a major hub for Teaching Training in London. Our Teaching School Alliance is led by our twin Teaching Schools, Harris City Academy Crystal Palace and Harris Academy Chafford Hundred. The post will be based at Harris City Academy Crystal Palace which is also an accredited HEI awarding body for ITT qualifications from September 2014.  This is a high profile role working across the Federation and our wider Teaching School Alliance with a significant role in leading cross Federation CPD. The successful candidate will be an excellent teacher with a strong track record in Initial Teacher Training and first class organisational skills. You will be a self-starter with drive, vision and creativity for the development of what will become a major hub for Teacher Training in London. The post provides considerable opportunities for progression and further development. For an informal and confidential discussion please contact Dr Hilary Macaulay, Principal of Harris City Academy Crystal Palace on 020 8771 2261. Further details about the Harris Teaching School can be found at   http://www.harristeachingschool.com/ If you would like to make an application please contact Debbie McSween, PA to Principal at Harris Crystal Palace, on info@harriscrystalpalace.org.uk for an application pack. Please return a completed application form with CV and covering letter of no more than 3 sides explaining how your experience to date has prepared you for this role. Further details can be found here.
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